2016 Rio Olympics: Early Betting Preview

The 2016 Summer Olympics will take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5 to August 21, 2016. The games will include 28 Olympic sports and 306 different events including new entrants like golf and rugby. Although there have been concerns about the construction and infrastructure projects, it appears that everything is on track for…

Adam Silver’s Strong Stance on Sports Betting

NBA commissioner Adam Silver has been one of the most vocal proponents of sports betting and has been extolling the value of legalization. In November, he penned an op-ed for the New York Times in which he came to the same conclusion that most bettors have — sports betting is widespread, and with limited legal options people…

Game of Thrones: Season 6, Episode 6 Dead Pool

SPOILER WARNING! In the final moments of last Sunday’s episode, everybody’s favorite gentle giant, Hodor, was tragically killed by an army of zombies. We also found out why he was unable to expand upon his one-word vocabulary due to an incredible twist including convoluted manipulation of the space-time continuum. George R.R. Martin, the mastermind behind the “A…

2016 Time Person of the Year Odds

Starting back in 1927, Time Magazine has selected an annual “Person of the Year” which profiles a person, group, idea or objects that “for better or for worse…has done the most to influence the events of the year.” These selections have included the likes of Mahatma Gandhi and Franklin Roosevelt but also people like Joseph Stalin…